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An Unlikely Prophet A Metaphysical Memoir by the Legendary Writer of Superman and Batman by Alvin Schwartz

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Published by Destiny Books .
Written in English


  • Biography: general,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Popular American Fiction,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Visionary & Metaphysical,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Superman (Fictitious character),
  • Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs,
  • Cartoonists,
  • Metaphysics,
  • Fiction,
  • Spiritual life

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8879062M
ISBN 101594771081
ISBN 109781594771088

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If you like comic books, especially Superman, and have an interest in Eastern spirituality, An Unlikely Prophet is the perfect book for you.,.".. a vast spiritual landscape with translucent forms from the past and future merging into physical form.", A rare and mystifying must-read, this book redefines the constructs of reality, imagination, and life itself., The finely crafted narrative. About An Unlikely Prophet: A Metaphysical Memoir - An Unlikely Prophet: A Metaphysical Memoir by the Legendary Writer of Superman and Batman. Unlikely Prophet: A Metaphysical Memoir By The - Alvin Schwartz wrote both the Superman and Batman comics as well as many other comic book titles during the s and 50s. He was the author of two.   Recently Connie’s book, A Gracious Heresy: The Queer Calling of an Unlikely Prophet, came out. I was inspired by her book and wrote the following review, originally published in Christian Feminism Today. In A Gracious Heresy Rev. Connie L. Tuttle combines her gifts as a compelling storyteller, powerful prophet, and creative spiritual guide. Store Hours Monday - Saturday: am - pm Sunday: am - pm Please call us at () between 10am - 5pm to place an order for shipping, delivery or curbside pickup.

  This prophet is an unlikely prophet. Despite Jonah’s anger, God makes a plant grow where he is sitting, and Jonah is very happy with the shade it provides. The next morning however a worm eats the plant, a strong wind blows, and the sun beats down on the poor prophet. Mimsy Review: An Unlikely Prophet. Reviewed by Jerry Stratton, Octo An Unlikely Prophet is a book about those moments in our lives that have touched the unknown and the unexplainable. In the face of unbending rationality, we need to be reminded to wipe the dust away that so quickly obscures our second vision. The Unlikely Prophet book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Soccer mom Sally Lane Brookman knows she isn’t ordinary. But when her.   This article also appeared in print, under the headline “An Unlikely Prophet,” in the Fall Literary Review , issue. More: Social Media / Technology / Books Santiago Ramos.